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The ‘smartest neighbourhood in the world’ where citizens can trade their data

The ‘smartest neighbourhood in the world’ where citizens can trade their data

The Brainport Smart District (BSD) is being developed in Helmond’s Brandevoort area in the Netherlands

Report calls for new regulation to 'rein in' big tech

Report calls for new regulation to 'rein in' big tech

Regulation of the digital world has not kept pace with its role in our lives, says the UK’s House of Lords Communications Committee.

Canadian Civil Liberties Association threatens legal action over Sidewalk Toronto

Canadian Civil Liberties Association threatens legal action over Sidewalk Toronto

The association is calling on the national, provincial and local governments to put in place digital data governance policies after "adequate" public consultation

Poll suggests 55% support Sidewalk Labs’ Toronto project as grassroots group mobilises to block it

Poll suggests 55% support Sidewalk Labs’ Toronto project as grassroots group mobilises to block it

The Toronto Region Board of Trade says headlines about a ‘techlash’ against the Sidewalks project may not accurately represent public sentiment. Grassroots campaigners disagree.

Sidewalk Labs shares latest Waterfront Toronto concepts

Sidewalk Labs shares latest Waterfront Toronto concepts

Sidewalk Labs has released an update to the proposal for its new smart city development but the project continues to attract controversy.

Canadians concerned about smart city privacy but open to public uses of data

Canadians concerned about smart city privacy but open to public uses of data

“Canadians are rightly worried about invasion of privacy in smart cities,” the researchers conclude.